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Own the trip, not the car®

Zipcar is the world’s leading car-sharing network. We give you on-demand access to drive cars by the hour or the day in cities, airports, and campuses around the globe.
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How Zipcar works

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Join

Apply online.
When you’re approved, we’ll send you a Zipcard in the mail.

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Drive

Book by the hour or day. To unlock, tap your Zipcard to the card reader on the windshield.

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Return

Park it back in its dedicated parking spot, then lock up with your card.

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Join

Apply online.
When you’re approved, we’ll send you a Zipcard in the mail.

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Drive

Select “One Way” to book flexible wheels. To unlock, tap your Zipcard to the reader on the windshield.

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Drop off

Select any available drop-off spot near you, then lock up with your Zipcard.

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Sign up

The commuter membership gets you exclusive access to a Zipcar and parking spot, Monday-Friday. Apply here.

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Drive unlimited

Drive your Zipcar whenever you want during the workweek. Use the dedicated spot throughout the week.

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Return

Return the Zipcar to its dedicated spot at the end of the day on Friday. It will be there for you next week!

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Zipcar in Minneapolis

What's in a Ziptrip? Shopping for antiques in the Retro Loop. Tasting new eats in Midtown Global Market. Or getting fresh air at Fort Snelling State Park. Zipcar helps you make Minneapolis happen.

Use the map to find Zipcar locations near you. Change location.

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Estimate your trip cost

How much does a Zipcar cost in Boston? Estimate the cost of your next trip below.

Select your trip type to get started.

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Gas and insurance included.

Why Zipcar?

Reserve wheels when you want them, by the hour or day, and only pay for the time you drive.

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Save money

Zipcar covers gas, insurance, parking, and maintenance for a potential savings of $600/month over car ownership.

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Cars near you

Zipcars live in your local neighborhood, and in cities, campuses and airports across the globe.

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Drive on-demand

No waiting in line at the counter. (No need to even search for your keys!) Just book and go.

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Go beyond public transit

Zipcar is the perfect complement to the bus and train—whether it’s local errands or weekend adventures.